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Re: createBlobURL

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2010 12:50:33 +0200
To: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: "Arun Ranganathan" <arun@mozilla.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, "Arthur Barstow" <art.barstow@nokia.com>, "Adam Barth" <abarth@gmail.com>, "Darin Fisher" <darin@google.com>
Message-ID: <op.vkw9qjfy64w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Wed, 20 Oct 2010 01:57:30 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> The only real solution here is to abandon the use of URLs-strings
> ("blob:...") and instead use some type of object which represents a
> reference to the blob/stream/whatever. Then make img.src, iframe.src,
> CSSStyleDeclaration.backgroundImage etc accept this new type in
> addition to a string.

If that is the only real solution I suggest we do that. We can create some  
kind of DOMURL type which is either a DOMString or a URL/Blob/something  
and change the relevant APIs.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 21 October 2010 10:51:19 UTC

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